Definition of Gluttonize

1. Verb. Eat a lot and without restraint.

Exact synonyms: Fress, Gluttonise
Generic synonyms: Eat
Derivative terms: Glutton



Definition of Gluttonize

1. v. i. To eat to excess; to eat voraciously; to gormandize.

Definition of Gluttonize

1. Verb. (intransitive) To eat an excessive amount, or voraciously. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gluttonize

glutinously
glutinousness
glutony
gluts
glutted
glutting
glutton
glutton for punishment
gluttoned
gluttonies
gluttoning
gluttonise
gluttonish
gluttonising
gluttonism
gluttonize (current term)
gluttonized
gluttonizes
gluttonizing
gluttonous
gluttonously
gluttonousness
gluttons
gluttony
glutæal
glutæi
glutæus
glyburide
glycaemia
glycaemic

Literary usage of Gluttonize

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1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"See gluttonize. ... Sir P. Sidney, Arcadia, iv. gluttonize (glut'n-iz), vi ; prêt, and pp. glut- ionised, ..."

2. Publications by English Dialect Society (1873)
"Jewel, sb. the starling of a wooden bridge. Just noo (that is, just now), adv. immediately, instantly. Kedge, v. to gluttonize. Keale, Kale, sb. broth, ..."

3. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists (1869)
"The hawk will sometimes gluttonize itself so that you can approach very near it before it will attempt to fly. The Screech-owl, like all nocturnal birds of ..."

4. An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1893)
"Cotgrave has : ' Gourmander, to ravine, devour, glut, gormandize or gluttonize it.' The addition of -ize was no doubt suggested by the previous existence in ..."

5. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"... spec, engorge (rare), touch, gormandize, gluttonize, dispatch (colloq.), table (rare), gorge. 2. See CONSUME, CORRODE, ERODE, WEAR. easy-going, a. easy, ..."

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